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A new vacancy is now open, working in the Secretariat’s Scientific and Technical Assistance Branch as Programme Management Officer (P3), deadline 7 August 2020.

BRS Secretariat recruiting scientific/technical staff


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Information sessions on submission of pilot project proposals under the Basel Convention’s Plastic Waste Partnership

The information sessions will introduce participants to the work of the Plastic Waste Partnership and the call for proposals for pilot projects that was issued under the Partnership on 24 July.

Latest BRS Newsletter is out and available online

Click here for COVID-19 medical waste news and guidance, along with other developments related to the sound management of chemicals and waste.

Basel Convention’s COP Bureau meets online

Preparations for the 2021 Meeting of the Conference of Parties (COP-15) are discussed by the Basel Convention’s COP Bureau, during their online meeting on 25-26 June 2020.

Key waste management meeting goes ahead as international community focusses on implementation matters

The 14th meeting of the Basel Convention’s Implementation and Compliance Committee, online from 29 June to 3 July, will initiate its work with the consideration of 8 specific submissions from Parties.


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